How Do You Become A Data Scientist Without A Computer Science Background?

Though having a computer science background or a degree would help you become a data scientist, it’s not a must-have thing if you’ve got your eyes set on a career in data science. According to DJ Patil (who became the first chief data scientist of the US in 2015), data science doesn’t care about if you’ve got a degree or what you majored in. The thing that really matters is what you do with data.